Documents

Please complete by June 1
 
Read the following information carefully.   You will be selecting the Exploratory Classes that you want to take next year.   After you read the descriptions, you will use the Google Form to select your Exploratory classes.
 
  • All 8th grade students will take English, Math, Science, and World Geography.
  • Yearlong exploratory classes include: Band, Choir, Spanish I and P.E. All of the other Exploratory classes meet for twelve weeks.  P. E. can be taken for either twelve weeks or all year. 
  • Students in the 8th grade do not have P. E. or recess as part of their class schedule; P. E. is an Exploratory in the 8th grade.
  • Spanish I is a high school credit class.
     
    8th Grade Exploratory Descriptions - Descriptions of all exploratory classes and sample form.  If you cannot complete the online form below, you can print this document and send it to school - email - raustin@wcs.k12.va.us or mail 297 Stanley Street Abingdon, VA 24210.
 
 
Use this online form to schedule your Exploratory classes.
 
If you have any questions or need assistance, please call the school at 739-3300 or email Dr. Austin at raustin@wcs.k12.va.us.
 
 
Please complete by June 1
 
Read the following document carefully.   You will be selecting the Exploratory Classes that you want to take next year.   After you read the descriptions, you will use the Google Form to select your Exploratory classes. 
 
  • All 7th grade students will take Civics, English, Math, and Science.
  • Yearlong exploratory classes include: Band and Choir. Choir is also offered as a semester class.  All of the other Exploratory classes meet for nine weeks.
  • Students who wish to take Band must pick either Returning - was in band all year 2020-2021 - or Basic - did not take band in 2020-2021 or dropped band due to COVID-19 difficulties. 
     
    7th Grade Exploratory Descriptions - Descriptions of all exploratory classes and a sample form.   If you cannot complete the online form below, you can print this document and send it to school - email - raustin@wcs.k12.va.us or mail to 297 Stanley Street Abingdon, VA 24210.
 
Use this online form to select the Exploratory classes you want to take.
 
If you have any questions or need assistance, please call the school at 739-3300 or email Dr. Austin at raustin@wcs.k12.va.us.
 
Please complete by June 1
 
Welcome to 6th Grade!
 
Read the following documents carefully.   You will be selecting the Exploratory Classes that you want to take next year.   After you read the descriptions, you will use the Google Form to select your Exploratory classes. 
 
  • All 6th grade students will take English, Math, Science and U. S. History.
 
Student must pick which Exploratory Classes they wish to take.  You will take two Exploratory classes every day as part of your schedule. 
  • All sixth grade students must take Keyboarding and Middle School 101
  • Band meets all year and 6th grade is the only time you can sign up for Band.
  • Choir meets for a semester (half a year).
  • All of the other Exploratory classes meet for nine weeks.
  • Students do not have to take Spanish in order to take Spanish I in the 8th grade.
     
    6th Grade Exploratory Descriptions - Descriptions of all exploratory classes and sample choices.   If you cannot complete the scheduling form below, you can print this document and send it to EBSMS - mail to 297 Stanley Street Abingdon, VA 24210, email - raustin@wcs.k12.va.us or fax to 276-676-1945.
     
    Additional Information about Band - Band Recruitment Video and Band Letter.
    Additional Information about Choir - Why Join Chorus?
 
Use this online form to pick the Exploratory classes you want to take.
 
If you have any questions or need assistance, please call the school at 739-3300 or email Dr. Austin at raustin@wcs.k12.va.us.
 
We look forward to seeing you soon!   In July, we will email you information about the 6th Grade Orientation.  We are planning to have Orientation for Abingdon Elementary and Greendale Elementary students on July 19th.  Orientation for Watauga Elementary students will be on July 20th. 
Has your contact information changed?  Call the school - (276-739-3300) - and give us your current mailing address, phone number and email address.  Thanks.
 
2020-2021 Registration Information
 
From the Nurse's Office:
Nurse Smith will be at EBSMS on Monday, August 17th and Tuesday, August 18th.  Parents are encouraged to bring in physicians' orders and medications on these days. 
 

Has your contact information changed?  Call the school - (276-739-3300) - and give us your current mailing address, phone number and email address.  Thanks.